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Sensory Ignite Peoria – Sensory Sensitive Interactive Steam Event and Resource Fair


Saturday, August 12, 2023    
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Peoria Civic Center
201 SW Jefferson Ave., Peoria, IL

Event Type

A free, sensory-sensitive event to learn about and enjoy art, music, science, robotics and more

The Heart of Illinois Special Recreation Association (HISRA) invites you to the “Sensory Ignite and Resource Information Fair” on Aug. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sensory Ignite is a sensory-sensitive version of Ignite Peoria, an event designed to “ignite” your inner artist by experiencing art, music, dance, science and innovation through up-close presentations and hands-on maker stations.

At Sensory Ignite, individuals with disabilities and their families will enjoy:

  • Sensory-friendly activities in a controlled and quiet environment
  • A resource fair with information and representatives from organizations serving the region
  • A quiet room for anyone wanting to take a break

Find more information on the Sensory Ignite web page.

Admission is free. You do not need to sign up to attend.